Citizens Alliance Bank

Clara City, MN Howard Lake, MN Watertown, MN

Job Title:
Risk Manager

The Risk Manager is a new position to Citizens Alliance Bank, and it will report directly to the Chief Financial Officer. The Risk Manager will oversee the Risk Management Department, which consists of three sub-departments: Compliance, Vendor Management, and Facilities. This position will be responsible for providing all three sub-departments with direction, resources, and top-down support to implement and run an effective risk management system within the Bank. The Risk Manager is also responsible for working with Bank Management and functional area Managers and Supervisors to properly identify and assess areas and degrees of risk and developing and implementing internal control policy and procedures that minimize residual risk to acceptable levels based upon the risk tolerance and capital levels of the Bank. The Risk Manager is expected to meet and/or exceed Citizens Alliance Bank’s customer service levels as well as the over-all goals of the organization.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each Essential Function and Skill satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. Provide management oversight for the three sub-departments of Risk Management: Compliance, Vendor Management, and Facilities. Liaison between each sub-department and the Chief Financial Officer regarding critical issues. Lead and participate in multiple committees, including but not limited to: Risk Management, Audit, etc. Oversee and maintain organizational policy, procedure, and resource structure using the Bank’s management tool. Monitor and maintain the ongoing success of FDICIA framework. Develop and maintain the organization’s risk assessment framework. Oversee the annual corporate insurance renewal process. Handle claims against corporate insurance and disseminate information as applicable to others within the organization. Take responsibility for the Information Security Program and Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Plan of the Bank. Plans, organizes, directs, and evaluates the performance of direct reports and their assigned staff as well as encourage their improvement and development. Adhere to and comply with all applicable, federal, and state laws, regulations, and guidance, including those related to AML, as well as adhere to the Bank’s policies and procedures. Travel will be required to accommodate functions at branches and other facilities. This position may require the installation of a Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) app on an employee’s personal mobile device. THE MFA apps are used to authenticate a user’s identity to the system for security purposes. This position is requiring a valid driver’s license. Physical presence at the Bank is required. Perform other duties as assigned and requested.

Excellent time management skills. Excellent communication skills. Bachelor's Degree in a related field. Experience managing multiple departments.


How to Apply: